The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 10 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing Project Management 3 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 6.67% 25.93% 11.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 30.43% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 4
Average daily rate £470 £413 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.93% -1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £239 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £450 £602
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.34 £31.47 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.43%
Project Management
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Gatwick region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39 23 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 86.67% 85.19% 91.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 16 16
Average daily rate £450 £413 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £631
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Management across the Gatwick region.

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Gatwick region.

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management.

1 10 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 9 (50.00%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) MS Project
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) Time Management
5 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 5 (27.78%) MS Office
6 5 (27.78%) ISEB
6 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
6 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 4 (22.22%) Quality Management
7 4 (22.22%) PRINCE
7 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
7 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
8 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
8 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (16.67%) Process Management
8 3 (16.67%) Line Management
9 2 (11.11%) Mobile Development
9 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (11.11%) Android
9 2 (11.11%) XenApp
9 2 (11.11%) CBAP
9 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
9 2 (11.11%) NetScaler

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 8 (44.44%) MS Project
3 5 (27.78%) MS Office
4 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
5 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) SNMP
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 3 (16.67%) PMO Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Programme Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Change Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Resource Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Transformation Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Android
1 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Time Management
2 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE
3 4 (22.22%) Quality Management
4 3 (16.67%) Line Management
4 3 (16.67%) Process Management
4 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Critical Path Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 2 (11.11%) Programme Office Management
5 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.56%) Budget Control
6 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.56%) People Management
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ISEB
2 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) CBAP
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) XenApp
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco
2 2 (11.11%) Citrix
2 2 (11.11%) HP
2 2 (11.11%) NetApp
2 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) LANDesk
3 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.56%) Symantec